COVID-19: All 215 UK returnees test negative, discharged

NEWS DIGEST – The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has announced that the 215 Nigerians evacuated from the United Kingdom tested negative for COVID-19.

This was after a short protest by the returnees this morning over the non-issuance of the result, five days after the test was done.

All the returnees, according to the NCDC clearance certificate tested NEGATIVE to the Coronavirus.

They were subsequently discharged.

More details shortly